On This Day

What Happened on September 29, 1987

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Music release#1 in the Charts

"Didn't We Almost Have It All," by Whitney Houston hits #1

  • "thirtysomething" debuts on ABC-TV
  • NY Yankee Don Mattingly hits record 6th grand slam of year

Famous Deaths

  • Henry Ford II, American businessman and son of Henry Ford, (President of Ford Motor Company, 1945-79), dies at 70